Solar School: All your solar questions answered, from refrigeration and lighting, to inverters, wiring, pumps and more!SOLAR SCHOOL
Knowledge is Power, &
We give Power to the People!

What most people need first is reliable up to date information.
Here is our best effort to share everything we know with you,
Free of charge.
Reference Guides
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Power Sources
Solar Modules
Advanced Technical Guide Siting Solar Modules (PDF)
Racks and Mounts
Solar Heating
More Coming Soon!
Inverters & Controls
Lifestyles & Appliances
Wiring & Design
What are the steps to take once you have decided you want to go solar?
Click here for a detailed flow chart.
Consultation Fees: When contacting, we will be able to discuss your solar needs with you in detail for a consultation fee. This fee will be deducted from any system that you purchase. Our rates are the same as our design fee, a very worthwhile $75 per hour, one hour minimum.
Educate Yourself
Solar engineer R.R. Walters instructs courses in Solar PV installation at the University of NM. Most of these guides were written by him and R. Mueller for use in UNM courses. The next course begins in January 2007. For Technical Consulting and on site training, see our Consulting Page
University of New Mexico
Installation of Solar Lighting Project by Spring 06 Class at UNM Taos Campus
Instructor Walters gets excited about teaching solar
UNM's maintenance staff picking up some new skills and keeping the project on track

Helpful links to educate you about Solar and other alternative energy information and lifestyles
The Solar America Initiative (SAI) National Renewable Energy Laboratory Montana Renewable Energy Association
Iowa Renewable Energy Association (I-Renew) Fossil Free by ’33
GeneratorJoe Nicholls Construction -info on Geothermal Heat Pump – Ground Source Heat Pump
Solar Castle in NM, aka EV charging station Green Sustainable Residential Homes & Community: Arroyo Park